One person became a victim of the hurricane that hit Istanbul, Report informs referring to Turkish media.

He was injured by a falling lamppost and was hospitalized, later dying in hospital.

Several floods and other incidents have been reported in the city.

“As of 13:00 local time on November 29, a total of 148 incidents were recorded, including 9 floods, 27 cases where wind tore off roofs, and 43 trees were uprooted,” the report said.

Forecasters announced a “yellow” threat level for Istanbul province on November 28 and 29 due to hurricanes of up to 80 kilometers per hour.